New Zealand Travel & Tourism

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SkyCity Auckland And The Sky Tower

Friday, July 19th, 2019

It’s hard to miss the prominent Sky Tower as it takes pride of place on the Auckland skyline, however this now iconic structure is only one part of the much larger SKYCITY Auckland entertainment complex. Under the SkyCity umbrella you will also find three world-class hotels, a fantastic dining precinct including 15 restaurants and 5 (read more)

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Road Trip Guide – Northland, New Zealand

Friday, June 28th, 2019

Paihia Wharf

Explore beautiful sub-tropical Northland at your leisure with affordable Auckland car rental from USAVE. Check our tips on some of the best places to visit in the region.

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10 Best Auckland Cafes 2019

Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

Barista Making Coffee

Looking for the best café in Auckland for your next coffee, snack, brunch or lunch fix? As a city with so many excellent cafes and eateries it can be tricky to know just where to go – take it from the locals and find your next favourite café with our break down of the 10 (read more)

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Top 20 Free Or Cheap Things To Do In Auckland

Tuesday, March 26th, 2019

Wynyard Quarter, Auckland

Maxed out the budget and need to find some free or cheap things to do in Auckland? Look no further – we have sorted through the best of the best and found 20 great free activities, attractions and places to go in Auckland. 1. Visit One Tree Hill And Cornwall Park Neighbouring parks that when (read more)

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10 Best Day Trips From Auckland

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Sunrise At Summit Track Mount Maunganui

Heading out of the city for a day can be a great way to change the pace a little and recharge the batteries. Being centrally located, Auckland is one of the best places to discover exciting new destinations within easy driving distance without the need for costly overnight stays. Need a quick rundown on the best (read more)

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New Zealand Skiing And Snowboarding

Friday, February 1st, 2019

South Island Winter Road

New Zealand’s ski fields offer world-class skiing and snowboarding with a range of slopes for all abilities in the North and South Island. Check them out here.

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Road Trip Guide – Christchurch To Hanmer Springs

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

Hanmer Springs Hot Pools

Save money and organise your own Christchurch to Hanmer Springs road tour with a low cost rental car. Check out our tips for the best route with directions plus what to do when you get there.

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Day Trip From Christchurch – Explore The Banks Peninsula

Tuesday, November 20th, 2018

Akaroa

Close to Christchurch the Banks Peninsula is home to many beautiful bays, each with their own unique character. Use your rental car to explore the area and enjoy the beaches and spectacular views.

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Road Trip Guide – Christchurch To Nelson

Friday, November 16th, 2018

Christchurch Aerial

Heading northwards from Christchurch to Nelson is a popular self-drive route for many travellers in New Zealand. The twisting turning road takes you through an ever changing landscape of rural farmland, coastal panoramas and subtropical forests. The entire trip from Christchurch to Nelson can be made in a single (fairly long) day, or you can (read more)

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Christchurch Winter Activities 2019

Thursday, November 15th, 2018

Hanmer Springs Hot Pools

Christchurch is the gateway to the whole Canterbury region and is a great place to start your South Island journey. Here’s USAVE’s pick of activities and places to visit from Christchurch during winter.

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